Tom Butter has been exhibiting sculpture, drawings and prints in New York City and internationally since 1980. His work is included in several museum collections in the United States, and has been reviewed in many art publications. Recipient of 3 NEA grants and 2 New York foundation for the arts grants, Butter has taught in many east coast fine art programs, including those at RISD, Tyler, Yale University, Harvard, University of the Arts, School of The Museum of Fine Arts, and MICA. He has been a member of the faculty at Parsons the New School for Design in the fine arts department since 1986, currently adjunct faculty at Parsons. Butter is a staff writer at "Whitehot magazine."